19th Century Japanese Life in Color

Info 1
Here is an unexpected series of hand-colored photographs from 1863-1877 made by Felice Beato. A beautiful selection of Edo-era Japan, depicting Geishas, samouraïs and courtesans’ everyday life sceneries. Besides, Felice Beato is considered like one of the world’s first photojournalists.
 Japanese Edo era in color

Japanese Edo era in color

 Japanese Edo era in color

Japanese Edo era in color

 Japanese Edo era in color

Japanese Edo era in color

 Japanese Edo era in color

Japanese Edo era in color

 Japanese Edo era in color

Japanese Edo era in color

 Japanese Edo era in color

Japanese Edo era in color

 Japanese Edo era in color

Japanese Edo era in color

 Japanese Edo era in color

Japanese Edo era in color

 Japanese Edo era in color

Japanese Edo era in color

 Japanese Edo era in color

Japanese Edo era in color

 Japanese Edo era in color

Japanese Edo era in color

Tags: Edo Japan geisha Felice Beato everyday life samurai courtesan photography
Posted by creoflick 3 years, 1 month ago from: http://ocw.mit.edu/ans7870/21f/21f.027/beato_people/beato_people_gal_large/index.html

Leave a comment

Name:
Comment:
 

Lake Baikal

Underwater dogs

Anne Hathaway by Mert

Barbie Jewelry

The Brick House by iST

Brand Identity for 5 O

Soulful Photographs Of

Michael David Adams

Light Tornadoes by Mar

Fashion Photography by

Three-dimensional graf

The Tower of Bicycles

Bodyscapes by Jean Pau

Social Media Shoes

Girl and her cat

Photographer Continues

The Vipp Shelter in Co

Holiday Horrors

The Exbury Egg Floatin

Unusual cutouts